By Jake Maurice
A look at the Rebels at the halfway point of the Manitoba Collegiate Athletic Conference season
Current Standing: 2-6 win-loss record, 10-19 set record, fifth in MCAC standings, two points out of final playoff spot.
The Rebels women’s volleyball team has had a rocky start to their title defense season as they are in last place of the MCAC standings at the Christmas halfway season break.
Head Coach Dan McGregor and Assistant Coach Savannah Baird
In years past, head coach Dan McGregor said he felt teams underestimated the Rebels, allowing them to get off to hot starts. This year, however, no one is taking the champs lightly.
“Every game is tough, and teams are prepared to play their best against us,” said McGregor. Read More →
Orteza (bottom row, far left) was estatic to win RRC’s first women’s volleyball MCAC championship in 2019. A chance to repeat is her main drive this season. PHOTO SUPPLIED BY RRC
By Jake Maurice
Women’s volleyball captain Chloe Orteza hopes experience will help guide Red River College to repeat as champions
When Chloe Orteza first arrived at Red River College, she didn’t think she would join the Rebels women’s volleyball team, but her drive to compete was too strong. Read More →
Rebels Weekend Wrap Nov 8th &9th
Nov 12th, 2019
Both of the Basketball teams opened the season being defeated as they hosted PUC Pilots on Friday evening and on Saturday they travelled to Otterbourne, MB to take on the PUC Pilots as a part of their double header. Both of the Volleyball lost their season openers vs USB Le Rouge as they visited CMU to take on the Blazers Friday evening and were back home on Saturday to take on the Blazers!
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Rebels Weekend Wrap Nov 1st&2nd
Nov 5th, 2019
Volleyball teams opened their season on the road vs USB on Saturday the 2nd of November. Men’s at 6 and Women’s at 7:30. Rebels Basketball opened their season hosting AFLBS Conquerors, Women’s at 6 and Men’s at 8 pm. Read More →
Head coach: Dan McGregor, 6th season
Chloe Orteza, Team Captain
Keys for the Rebels:
Key Additions: Darby Coughlin – right side, Jessica Thorkelsson – middle
Key Returnees: Chloe Orteza – captain, Sara Meisner – outside hitter
Key Losses: Ashley Goodwin – middle, Taylor Gray – co-captain
Season Preview: What do you do for an encore? The Red River Rebels women’s volleyball captured their first Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference (MCAC) in the 2018-19 season after being the third seed. Read More →
Rebels Weekend Wrap Oct 19th&20th
Oct 22nd, 2019
Men’s Soccer team entered the weekend being 2-0-6 and the Women’s team entered the weekend being 6-1-1 as they took on PUC Pilots on Saturday afternoon and BU Bobcats on Sunday at the John Scouras Field. Women’s Volleyball travelled to Iowa as part of their pre season games. Men’s Volleyball hosted Jamestown Jimmies at St Paul’s highschool as they get ready for the regular season starting on November 2nd. The basketball teams hosted CMU Blazers on Friday night as a part of their pre season here at the College.
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Rebels Weekend Wrap Oct 4th-6th
Oct 9th, 2019
Men’s Soccer team entered the weekend being 1-0-3 and the Women’s team entered the weekend being 4-1-0 as they travelled to Brandon on Saturday afternoon to take on the ACC Cougars and back in Winnipeg on Sunday to take on the USB Le Rouge at the Memorial Park. Women’s Volleyball had their second Pre-season tournament of the year at Providence University in Otterbourne MB, and the Men’s Volleyball team hosted their Annual Pre-season tournament this past weekend. Read More →
Rebels Weekend Wrap Sept 28th-29th
Oct 1, 2019
Men’s Soccer team entered the weekend being 1-0-1 and the Women’s team entered the weekend being 1-1-0 as they went to Brandon to play the Bobcats on Saturday afternoon and back home on Sunday to host the Blazers at the John Scouras Field. Women’s Volleyball had their first Pre-season tournament at Universite de Saint-Boniface and the Men’s Basketball team travelled to Moose Jaw to take on the Briercrest Clippers. Read More →
Rebels Women’s Volleyball is excited to announce Nicole Davidson has joined the team for the 2019/20 MCAC season. Read More →
Being a part of the Rebels is about giving you a complete student experience as you take part in your studies. It is about the thrill of competition, the pride of pulling on the jersey, and the friendships that will last a lifetime. If you want to pull on our jersey and be a Rebel, then we want to see you out at one of our upcoming tryouts. Read More →